We’re pleased to announce that JLS volume 1.1 (Spring 2016), a special issue devoted to Lusophone Africa, is now available on-line. The issue is co-edited by Phillip Rothwell and Ana Maria Martinho, and it contains a rich collection of essays from a range of academic disciplines and critical perspectives.
JLS, Vol 1, No 1 (2016): Special Issue on Lusophone Africa
Guest-Edited by Phillip Rothwell and Ana Maria Martinho
Table of Contents
“Introduction. Four Decades of Independence: The Multiple Cultures of Portuguese-speaking Africa”
Phillip Rothwell, Ana Maria Martinho
“Encounters and Silence between Fathers and Sons: G. T. Didial and J. M. Coetzee”
“The Island in Conceição Lima’s Poetry”
“African Anti-Colonialism and the Ultramarinos of the Casa dos Estudantes do Império”
“Angola, a Nation in Pieces in José Eduardo Agualusa’s Estação das chuvas”
“Luanda Through its Prisons: Luandino Vieira’s Papéis da Prisão”
Mónica V. Silva
“Literary Voices of Luanda and Maputo: A Struggle for the City”
Margarida Calafate Ribeiro
“Luanda and Maputo: Accounts of the Two Capitals in Urban Heritage Discourse”
“Mafalala: Memory of a Sociocultural Landscape”
“The Urban Space of Mafalala: Origin, Evolution, and Characterization”
Nuno Simão Gonçalves
“An Introduction to Hip-Hop Culture in Guinea-Bissau: The Guinean Raperu”
“‘Mulheres Novas Com Cabeças Limpas’: Pitfalls of the Revolution in Licínio Azevedo’s Virgem Margarida”
“A Body to Make Luanda: The Black Woman from the Countryside in Angolan Literature”
Araujo, Ana Lucia. African Heritage and Memories of Slavery in Brazil and the South Atlantic World. Amherst, NY: Cambria, 2015. Print.
Morier-Genoud, Eric, and Michel Cahen, eds. Imperial Migrations. Colonial Communities and Diaspora in the Portuguese World. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Print.
Schneider, Nina. Brazilian Propaganda: Legitimizing an Authoritarian Regime. Gainesville: UP of Florida, 2014. Print.
Daniel da Silva
Simon, Robert. The Modern, the Postmodern, and the Fact of Transition—The Paradigm Shift through Peninsular Literature. Lanham, MD: UP of America, 2012. Print.
Sousa, Sandra. Ficções do Outro: Império, Raça e Subjectividade do Moçambique Colonial. Lisbon: Esfera do Caos, 2015. Print.
Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo
Guzmán, Tracy Devine. Native and National in Brazil: Indigeneity After Independence. Chapel Hill, NC: U of North Carolina P, 2013. Print.
Gustavo Procopio Furtado